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Alstoe Gleptosil for Pigs

Alstoe Gleptosil for Pigs
100ml Bottle

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  • 100ml Bottle £26.99


Gleptoferron for use in pigs. POM-VPS

Below is the product datasheet. This has been provided by the manufacturer and should always be provided with the medication.


Company name: Alstoe Ltd
Address: The Industrial Park
Sheriff Hutton
YO60 6RZ
Telephone: 01347 878606
Fax: 01347 878333
Email: [email protected]


A sterile, dark brown, slightly viscous aqueous colloidal solution containing 200 mg iron as gleptoferron, per mL and 0.5% phenol as preservative.


For the prevention and treatment of iron deficiency anaemia in piglets.

Dosage and administration

Use only automatic syringe equipment
Swab the septum before use. The product is administered as a single 1 mL (200 mg iron) dose by deep intramuscular injection into the hind limb midway between the stifle joint and the base of the tail. Injections should be administered as follows:
For the prevention of iron deficiency anaemia: not later than the third day of life.
For the treatment of iron deficiency anaemia: at the onset of clinical anaemia, normally within the first three weeks of life.

Contra-indications, warnings, etc

Withdrawal period: zero days

Pharmaceutical precautions

Do not store above 25°. Protect from light. Each bottle is sealed in a transparent sachet; the sachet should not be opened until the bottle is required for use. Avoid the introduction of contamination during use.
Following withdrawal of the first dose, use the product within 28 days.
Keep out of reach of children.
Any unused veterinary medicinal product or waste materials derived from such veterinary medicinal products should be disposed of in accordance with local requirements.

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Packaging Quantities

Carton containing 100 mL collapsible plastic bottle.

Further information

Precautions to be taken by the person administering the product to animals: in case of accidental self-injection or ingestion seek medical advice taking bottle and package leaflet to the physician. Wash hands after use.
There are normally no undesirable side effects associated with the use of the product. Its use does not result in permanent staining of the injected muscle tissue.
Overdosage with the product is unlikely to result in signs of intoxication.

Marketing authorisation number

Vm 14094/4000.

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  • Landline: 01582 842096
  • Mon - Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
  • Sat: 9:00am - 1:00pm (Collections only)
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All prices include VAT where applicable.

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What do you charge for delivery?

For UK delivery, we charge the following:

Order Total Weight Delivery
£0-£28.99 Under 2kg £2.99
2kg+ £4.99
£29-£38.99 Under 2kg Free
2kg+ £4.99
£39+ Under 2kg Free
2kg+ Free

Prices quoted are for delivery to all parts of mainland UK except certain Scottish postcodes (where the price is higher for items sent by courier. Delivery of food abroad (including Channel Islands, N. Ireland and other islands around the UK) is charged at a higher price and free delivery is not available. Temperature controlled products are also not always subject to the standard and/or free delivery options.

For full information on our delivery charges, including prices on heavy deliveries to Scotland and abroad, see our delivery information page.

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Delivery of aerosols

Due to restrictions aerosols can't be sent by Royal Mail. We appreciate your understanding.

Delivery of temperature controlled items

Some products, such as non-ambient items and frozen food, need to be delivered in insulated packaging to prevent them from getting too warm (or too cold) during transit from us to you. Purchasing any of these items in your order will result in a £1.99 charge being added to the total to cover the high cost of the insulated packaging materials. You only pay the £1.99 once per order, regardless of how many temperature controlled items you purchase in that order.

How do I cancel or return an order?

Please call us as soon as possible if you need to amend or cancel an order on 01582 842096. If your order has been processed for dispatch we will be unable to cancel or amend the order. You will however be able to return your product for a full refund*.

To return an item, you must contact us by phone or email to arrange this BEFORE posting any product back to us. We will explain the process at this stage for you.

*For full details on returns, see our terms and conditions page.


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